furred furred

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the dressed hairy coat of a mammal
  2. (n) dense coat of fine silky hairs on mammals (e.g., cat or seal or weasel)
  3. (n) a garment made of the dressed hairy coat of a mammal
  4. (adj) covered with a dense coat of fine silky hairs

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Thick-furred, with a red face, the monkey moves by sprawling out and brachiating from branch to branch through the high forest canopy; its long, prehensile tail functions as an arm.
  2. On each side of its spine, beginning just back of the shoulders, grew a pair of muscular ridges, for all the world like two pairs of rudimentary wings, furred heavily.
  3. To give voices to his furred and feathered folk, Impresario Disney signed up Nelson Eddy, Dinah Shore, the Andrews Sisters, Edgar Bergen.

News

  1. Movie review: ‘Monsters University’ is fun, yet familiar

    Movie review: ‘Monsters University’ is fun, yet familiar by Sean P. Means The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 21, 2013 09:07AM MDT Pixar Animation Studios built its brand on two pillars: the technological gee-whiz factor of its animation and the depth of its characters. In “Monsters University,” Pixar breezily refreshes two of its most enjoyable characters: blue-furred monster James P. Sullivan ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. If Only the Monsters University Writers Had Taken a Quick Sendak Seminar

    Terrorizing children in their bedrooms remains the existential concern of the toothy blobs, hams and pom-pom-furred Wild Things that populate Monsters movies, many of whom look like gummy nothings long stuck to the bottom of Pixar's junk drawer. Their very lives depend upon coaxing night-s...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Dallas Observer

  3. Monsters University: Wild Things, Housebroken

    Terrorizing children in their bedrooms remains the existential concern of the toothy blobs, hams, and pop-pom-furred Wild Things that populate Monsters movies. Their very lives depend upon coaxing night-screams from human kids, a premise rich enough for Seuss or Borges. Is it too much to a...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Broward-Palm Beach New Times

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